Check out the courses offered in iGOT portal for skill development of COVID-19 frontline workers

Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India announced that the ‘Integrated Government Online Training’ (iGOT) portal on DIKSHA is currently working towards the skill development of COVID-19 frontline workers.

Updated: May 08, 2020 17:04 IST

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Roselet Sheena Merli

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Tags: India Corona

Courses offered by Ministry of HRD in iGOT portal

Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) announced the introduction of several courses for the skill development of coronavirus frontline workers. The courses are made available in the Integrated Government Online Training (iGOT) portal on DIKSHA official website: https://diksha.gov.in/igot/explore-course

The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development Tweeted the announcement yesterday to benefit the COVIDwarriors. The courses are offered for the capacity building of frontline workers to handle the COVID-19 pandemic efficiently.

The Union Minister of Human Resource Development Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank tweeted about the launch of the courses offered in iGOT portal.

The courses are available in 8 regional languages including English, Hindi, Kannada, Bengali, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu. The courses include Psychological care of patients with COVID-19, Infection prevention through PPE, Quarantine, and Isolation, Respiratory Therapy for COVID-19, etc.

The courses on iGOT are launched for doctors, nurses, paramedics, hygiene workers, technicians, Auxiliary Nursing Midwives (ANMs), State Government officers, and other frontline workers.